resilient communities

Celebrating Our 120th Anniversary

Celebrating Our 120th Anniversary

Learn more about Bechtel's sustainability and innovation efforts and how we've transformed over the last 120 years.

August 30, 2018 By: Emily Spicher
Philippines Coastal Protection: A Green-Grey Approach to Resilience

Philippines Coastal Protection: A Green-Grey Approach to Resilience

Bechtel is partnering with Conservation International to increase resilience in Iloilo in the Phillippines

April 23, 2018 By: Guest Author
“Green-Grey” Approaches to Building Resilient Communities

“Green-Grey” Approaches to Building Resilient Communities

This case study examines how we can deliver projects that combine nature-based (green), traditional infrastructure (grey) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) solutions.

April 01, 2018 By: Guest Author
Preventing Future Environmental Hazards in Ethiopia’s Rural Communities

Preventing Future Environmental Hazards in Ethiopia’s Rural Communities

Fixing environmental and health hazards in Ethiopia showed Bechtel the challenges of, and community opportunities to make life better for local residents.

January 10, 2018 By: Guest Author
Key ingredients to a successful partnership

Key ingredients to a successful partnership

Experts from Conservation International share insights on what businesses and governments need to forge a successful partnership to deliver fresh water.

January 12, 2017 By: Dr Sebastian Troeng, Conservation International
Delivering sustainable water solutions

Delivering sustainable water solutions

Access to water is a global issue that, according to the World Resources Institute, affects more than a billion people. By 2025, it is estimated that 3.5 billion people may live with extreme water scarcity. Bechtel colleagues and partners today work with vulnerable communities around the world to build resilient infrastructure and improve access to safe, reliable drinking water.

March 13, 2016 By: Bon Voss, Civil Engineer
Public-private partnerships are critical in addressing global challenges

Public-private partnerships are critical in addressing global challenges

Enhanced collaboration between civil society, government, and business in the planning, design and implementation of core and social infrastructures should grow economies; build resiliency; and help to solve societal problems.

September 01, 2015 By: Guest Author
Smart cities as innovation hubs

Smart cities as innovation hubs

Global megatrends require a step-change in the way we design, construct and operate structures and systems that will benefit society for the long term.

April 27, 2015 By: Amos Avidan